Satyamev Jayate Cara

Central Adoption Resource Authority Ministry of Women & Child Development | Goverment of India

Adoption Data (2024-25)

885

OAS Children

737

RI

7

NRI

11

OCI

46

Foreigner


Relative / Step Children

42

RI - Relative (In-country)

26

RI - Step (In-country)

3

NRI - Relative (Inter-country)

6

OCI - Relative (Inter-country)


Foster Adoption

7

RI (In-country)


HAMA

0

NRI/OCI (Inter-country)

Prospective Adoptive Parents (PAPs) Registered

34842

For OAS Children

32785

RI

295

NRI

207

OCI

361

Foreigner


For Relative / Step Children

1141

In-country

53

Inter-country

Children available for Adoption

2158

732

Normal

1426

Special Needs

Stakeholders

2803

Domestic

35

SARAs

734

DMs

592

CMOs

791

DCPUs

521

SAAs


Abroad

44

CAs

21

IDMs

65

AFAAs

Abbreviations
OAS :- Orphan/Abandoned/Surrendered SAA :- Specialised Adoption Agency
NRI :- Non-Resident Indian DM :- District Magistrate
RI :- Resident Indian CMO :- Chief Medical Officer
OCI :- Overseas Citizen of India CA :- Central Authority
SARA :-State Adoption Resource Agency IDM :- Indian Diplomatic Mission
DCPU :- District Child Protection Unit AFAA :- Authorised Foreign Adoption Agency